Suspend Your Disbelief

Melanie Bishop


Melanie Bishop is Faculty Emeritus at Prescott College in Arizona, where for 22 years she taught creative writing, and was Founding Editor, and Fiction/Nonfiction Editor of Alligator Juniper, a national literary magazine. Her young adult novel, My So-Called Ruined Life (2014), was a top-five finalist for both the John Gardner Award in Fiction and CLMP’s Firecracker Awards. Bishop has published fiction and nonfiction in The New York Times, Glimmer Train, Essay Daily, Huffington Post, New York Journal of BooksFamily Circle and others